Women

Women’s Organisations

1] Police Commissioner’ Office – Women’s Distress Cell
Contact Person: Inspector Joshi
Contact No.: 9552812400
Mahila Sahayak Cell – 020-26208341
Mahila Helpline (24 hours) – 020-26050191

2] MAHER (Aim – to care for and shelter destitute women and children)
Website: http://www.maherashram.org/
Email: maher@maherashram.org
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/MAHER/
Phone No.: 020-27033421; 9011086134
Address: Maher, Vadhu Bk, Koregaon Bhima, Tal. Shirur, Pune – 412216

3] Swadhar (To help women in physical and emotional distress or need, through legal, economic, medical and emotional support and through guidance and counselling. To work with children who are in need of care and protection and ensure their survival, well-being and development. To provide gender specific services to the girl child through financial assistance, counselling and vocational guidance and training and for creation of awareness of their rights and responsibilities.)
Website: http://www.swadharpune.org/
Email Address: contact@swadharpune.org ; swadhar@rediffmail.com
Address: Swadhar IDWC, c/o Niwara, 96, Navi Peth, Pune – 411030
Timings: Monday to Friday 10.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.

4] Deep Griha Society (Works in areas of child care, child development, women empowerment, youth empowerment, medical and healthcare, HIV and AIDS-Disha Project/Adhar kendra)
Website: http://deepgriha.org/
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/DeepGrihaSociety
Email: deepgriha@gmail.com
Phone No.: +91 20 26057382; +91 20 40187373
Contact Person – Dr. Neela Onawale
Address: Deep Griha Society, Family Welfare Centre, 13 Tadiwala Road, Pune 411 001

5] Mahila Sarvangeen Utkarsh Mandal (MASUM) (Counselling centre – Samvaad – reaches out to women who are victims / survivors of violence, abuse and exploitation. The other programmes – linked to preventing violence and discrimination against women, beginning from early childhood. Working with young men and husbands has also been initiated for a better dialogue between men and women and for women’s right to maintenance and property to be realised. Also works with rights of adolescent and youth)
Website: http://www.masum-india.org
Email: masumfp@bsnl.in ; masum.puneindia@gmail.com
Address: PUNE OFFICE – B-1, Flat No. 41-44, Kubera Vihar, Gadital, Hadapsar, Pune 411 028. Phone No.: 91-020-26995625/33, 26997031
SASWAD OFFICE – Mahalsakant Society, Kodit Naka, Saswad, Purandar Taluka, Pune District. Tel. 02115-222969

6] Stree Adhar Kendra (Social Counselling and Legal Aid services – Designing programs and projects from gender perspect#ve – Training of organizational teams on engendering disaster management – Gender sensitization of GOI and NGO officials and staff)
Website: http://www.streeaadharkendra.org/
Email: streeaadharkendra@gmail.com
Contact Person: 9011677627 (Chitra), 9922662533 (Shelar Guruji)
Phone No.: 91 20-24394104/ 24394103 (11am to 5pm)
Address: Survey No. 14 House 145/ 1 Ganeshnagar, Near Maherwat Ashram, Vadgaon Dhayari, Pune- 411041

7] Stree Mukti Sanghatana (Works on improving the lives of women through awareness, education, healthcare, and environmental programmes)
Website: http://streemuktisanghatana.org/
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Stree-Mukti-Sanghatana/

8] Snehalaya, Ahmednagar (works with women/children/HIV/adoption)
Website: http://www.snehalaya.org/home-page.html
Contact Persons: (Pune) Dr. Anil Kudia Mob. 9822490706
(Ahmednagar) Mr. Ambadas Chauhan Mob. 9011020171

9] Aalochana (Pune-based documentation and research centre for women/ Library). Project Muskaan – Counselling and awareness on child sexual abuse.
Website: http://aalochana.net/index.php
Email: alochanapune@gmail.com; muskaanpune@gmail.com
Contact Person – Mrs. Medha Kotwal Lele
Phone No.: +91-20-25444122;
Address: Bldg. No. 5, 2nd floor, Panchadri Society, Ashok path, off Law College road, Pune – 411004

10] AKS Foundation (Provides counselling services, advocacy and education about gender based violence in Pune since 2009 and has been instrumental in building awareness and raising a voice against the social evil of violence against women and children.)
Website: http://www.aksfoundation.in/home/
Email: help@aksfoundation.in
Phone No.: +91 20 26830570
Address: NeoGandhian Aid Organizations India, Office No. 202, Picasso Plaza, Kondhwa Kurd, Above Jyoti Restaurant, Pune, India

11) Nirmalya Trust (Primary purpose is to generate income for the physically challenged.)
Website: http://nirmalyatrust.org/Home.html, Email: info@nirmalyatrust.org, tel. 9422509649
Address: Nirmalya House, 13 Harmony House, 797-1A Bhandakar road, Pune 411 004.

Technology for Women’s Safety

1] www.safetyforindians.in (Website for awareness on subject)

2] Nirbhaya Mobile Application by Smartcloud
Contact Details: info@smartcloudinfotech.com

3] TravelSafe Mobile Application
Contact Person: Vishal Pai
Contact Details: vishal_pai@persistent.co.in

4] Women Self-Policing
Contact Person: Asgar Godhrawala
Contact Details: asgar@superiorteam.in

5] iSuggestNow (Post incident support)
Contact Person: Ramesh Sachdeva
Contact Details: rs@dss.co.in

Reclaiming Public Spaces
1] Why Loiter
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Why-Loiter/

2] The Ladies Finger (An online magazine)
Website: http://theladiesfinger.com
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/theladiesfinger

Women and Money

1] Moneyplant Investments (Investment Consultants)
Contact Person: Shilpa Divekar
Phone No.: 25897807/9822407229

2] P. V. Subramanyam,
Phone no: 9324022277
www.subramoney.com

Second Inning Careers: Getting back to work after baby break.

1] SHB
Managing change requires malleability, a willingness to cross over into new areas of thinking and working. SHB team works closely with academicians and Industry bodies to bridge skill sets that employers seek, but job-seekers don’t possess. Providing personalised coaching services to help transition different stages of life – women getting back to workforce after a break, SHB will guide you towards accepting, internalising and managing change to create new life choices in a constantly evolving world.
Contact person: Janaki, 9960639162; www.saathihaathbadhana.org

2] Fleximoms
Website: http://fleximoms.in/
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/Fleximoms
Email: biz@fleximoms.in

3] P.inc – Women Power @ Work
Website: http://pincstart.com/
Email: p.inc@timesgroup.in

Women’s Leisure

1] Travel
a) Kesari – My Fair Lady Tours
Website: http://www.kesari.in/Speciality-Tours/My-Fair-Lady-Tours.asp
Email: holiday@kesari.in
Phone No: 1800 22 1100 (Toll Free)
b) The Wanderers
Website: http://www.thewanderers.travel/
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/TheWanderers
Email: pune@thewanderers.co.in
Contact Person: Maithilee Barve –Phone No: +91 20 2545 1436 / M: +91 98237 77368
Address: Office No 10, 3rd floor, 8/4, Banali Apartment, Above Pets Gallery, Nal Stop, Erandwana, Pune – 411 004.
c) The WOW Club – Women on Wanderlust
Website: http://www.wowsumitra.com; http://www.wowclub.in/
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/wowclub
Email: me@wowsumitra.com
Phone No.: 0 9891655054
d) Women on Clouds Club
Website: http://www.womenonclouds.com
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/womenoncloudsclub
Email: info@womenonclouds.com
Phone No: 098 10 033630

2] Pubs/bars/restaurants
a) Oak Lounge (Oakwood Premiere, Mundhwa): Ladies nights on Wednesdays and Friday between 8.30 pm and 10.30 pm
b) The Ship Grill & Bar (Kalyani Nagar): Ladies Martini Nights on Wednesdays
c) Red Bar: (Rooftop, Koregaon Park Plaza): Ladies nights every Thursday
d) Mi-a-mi (JW Marriot, Senapati Bapat Road): Ladies Night every Wednesday

3] Nari Cabs (Women drivers available)
Website: http://www.naricabs.com/
Email: enquiry@naricabs.com
Phone No.: (+91)-020-66097999, 66097997; (+91)-9767 100 001
Address: Office No. 208, 6th Sense Shopping Centre, Survey No.84/2/2A & 1B, Pune-Satara Road, Katraj, Pune 411046